Erica Blessman of Princeton and Bill Lenihan of Princeton are announcing their engagement and approaching marriage. She is the daughter of Gary and Marcia Blessman of Princeton and he is the son of Charlie and Pam Lenihan of Tiskilwa.
The bride-elect graduated from Princeton High School in 2005 and from Eastern Illinois University in 2009. She is a preschool teacher for Princeton Elementary School District 115.
Her fiancé graduated from Princeton High School in 2003 and received an associates degree from Illinois Valley Community College. He is employed by LCN in Princeton.
The couple will be married July 12 at St. Louis Church in Princeton.